Sep 5, 2010 8:00am EDT
standing? randy jackson. >> i'm going to honestly, honestly miss you. it's been a blast. thank you. >> reporter: the big question, can "idol" ever again find the right mix? especially after losing their sharp-tongued standout. simon cowell is launching his own show on fox. >> without simon it's like "the ellen show" without ellen. it's weird. it will limp along. hopefully, it will find new chemistry that will make it relevant for the next generation. >> reporter: whatever they decide, they better do it soon. callbacks start in a couple of weeks. for "good morning america," jeremy hubbard, abc news, new york. >> and if they want steven tyler, they have to lay out the bread. >> and j. lo. elton john. steven perry. a lot of star power there. >> like weekend "gma." >>> another horrific acid attack leaves a woman severely burned. was it a copycat crime? we'll talk to an expert. here, take the card. you go to the shops... i'll meet you at the gate. thanks. please remove all metal objects out of your pockets. with chase freedom you can get a total of 5% cash back. fun money from freedom.
Sep 6, 2010 9:00am EDT
not return leaving only randy jackson at the table. there has been no official word on replacements, though aerosmith lead man steven tyler is rumored to be one replacement. >>> and take another look -- or a look at two other potential replacements. what do you think about that? >> i don't think so. >> i'll be up for the challenge. so if called up by fox to do this and make a sack load of money and have fun. >> now you're talking. >> then i will do it. >> but will you be more like paula? >> yeah, i can't be harsh. >> i can be simon. that would be fun. pay us a lot of money and we'll do it. >>> take a look at this. mexican charos lasso up for a world record. the cowboys twirled their rope for three minutes to beat the record from texas last year. sunday's record-breaking is a way of keeping the mexican customs alive. the event is part of the international mariachi and charria festival. >> i like how you roll your r's. >>> it's labor day and some are observing the occasion with a parade. >> and that includes our own julie wright. she's out serving as the mistress of ceremonies for the parade
Sep 6, 2010 2:05am EDT
standing, randy jackson. >> i'm going to honestly, honestly miss you. it has been a blast. thank you. >> reporter: the big question, can "idol" ever again find the right mix, especially after losing their sharp-tongued standout? simon cowell is launching his own talent show "the x factor" on fox. >> "american idol" without simon is the "ellen" talk show without ellen. it's weird. it's going to limp along and >>> president obama launches a week-long push focused on the economy. >> it allows him to define that republicans as the party of no. >> those republicans are saying it's all too little, too late to help democrats in november. >>> craigslist taking down its controversial adult services ad section. we'll hear from the website's founder, the craig behind the list. >>> and, the money problems in one community in california. >> hundreds of thousands of dollars of public money has been paid out under completely suspicious circumstances. >> where did all of it go and who's getting rich because of it? the answer is ahead on this labor day, monday, september 6th. >> from abc news, this i
Sep 6, 2010 6:00am EDT
randy jackson. >> and later, and then there was one. why kara is leaving as randy ♪ i thought it was over here... ♪ [car horn honks] our outback always gets us there... ... sometimes it just takes us a little longer to get back. ♪ >>> just if time for labor day, >>> a somewhat encouragingú employment report eased fears on wall street. %-the nasdaq aad s&p finished higher. the markets will be closed on monday for labor day. the economy is still losing jobs but not as bad as expected. 54,000 jobs were lost in august. businesses actually added 67,000 jobs. that is more than analysts predicted and itts the 8th straight month that businesses the bp oil spill was capped inú july but it's still costing the oil giant $90 billion a day to clean up the oil spill. 339 million of that has been in claims by those hurt in the oil spill. soup is still on for campbells but for how ong. the quarter net economic increased but the company's soup sales have dropped 2% his year. thh company's profiis were bolstered by the saae of v8 and snacks. to soups.aunching a cammaignnto i'm stan case